Stories about Sports

Mar 19 2017

Puerto Rico's big 1st inning keeps Team USA at bay, onto semifinals

In 2013, the teams played three times . But the WBC technical committee determined the tiebreaker - runs allowed per defensive inning - meant Italy (1.05) and Venezue...

Mar 19 2017

Manchester City focused on Champions League qualification after midweek exit

Klopp was reluctant to put a timeframe on how long it will take to win the Premier League , but he does not think a first title since 1990 should be an immediate expecta...

Mar 19 2017

Everton fans won't turn on Romelu Lukaku despite stalled talks - Koeman

Lukaku was not finished there, though, doubling his tally in the final minute of stoppage time after latching onto Omar Elabdellaoui's very bad back-pass. Sam Clucas shou...

Mar 19 2017

National Football League player accepts prom invitation from Wisconsin girl

Last week Tarantino tweeted Bell a bet, that if her message could be retweeted 500 times, Bell would have to be her prom date. However, Bell is too old, per district po...

Mar 18 2017

Giants expected to add ex-Jets QB Geno Smith

Smith was fined by the National Football League for cursing at a fan at a home game and he received a torrent of criticism for missing a team meeting on a West Coast trip...

Mar 18 2017

Mauricio Pochettino: 'We can cope without Harry Kane'

Kane missed 10 games in six weeks during the autumn with a similar injury. Because of the worldwide break at the end of the month, Kane might only miss four league matc...

Mar 18 2017

Tom Crean Out at IU

Glass must make a call on the marriage between IU basketball and Tom Crean . Crean won two Big Ten regular-season championships over the last five seasons but went 18-...

Mar 18 2017

Mourinho: I know which players got Karanka sacked

Karanka, Mourinho's assistant at Real Madrid, was relieved of his duties on Thursday with Middlesbrough in the Premier League relegation zone. So, ahead of kick-off, he...

Mar 18 2017

Monaco v Manchester City: Champions League last 16, second leg

Atletico, last season's beaten finalists at the hands of fierce local rival Real Madrid , ran out 4-2 winners over Leverkusen in Germany, also giving them a two-goal adv...

Mar 18 2017

Arsenal coach confirms Arsene Wenger will not leave Arsenal this summer

He's a great manager and he's been fantastic. A SEETHING Arsenal fan has compared Arsene Wenger to long-serving Zimbabwean dictator Robert Mugabe. "He has improved a ...

Mar 17 2017

Player fouls with team leading in final seconds of NCAA Tournament game

Julia Louis-Dreyfus was on hand Thursday to cheer on her alma mater, Northwestern, in their first-ever NCAA tournament appearance. The Northwestern Wildcats (23-11) are...

Mar 17 2017

Manchester City need to spend BIG in the summer, says Richard Dunne

The Frenchman said: "He never told us to play deep, so of course we have to take responsibility for that". It may arguably be mind games on Monaco's part to keep Guardi...

Mar 16 2017

England Preparation For Ireland Clash Assured With Eddie Jones, Says Courtney Lawes

They're also hosting the Women's Rugby World Cup in the summer, so there is an added weight on their shoulders to do well. "There are more conversations that can be had...

Mar 16 2017

Boult out, Southee in, Broom to debut in second test

New Zealand will be fielding an unproven middle order with Neil Broom to make his test debut, Henry Nicholls and Jimmy Neesham at No 6. South Africa has named an unc...

Mar 15 2017

Champions League review: The Leicester fairy tale continues

The Foxes were 11/4 to progress to the last eight after losing the away leg 2-1 but a dramatic 2-0 victory at the King Power Stadium ensures their dream run continues. ...

Mar 15 2017

House returning to Green Bay, Elliott signs one year deal

The Minnesota Vikings have signed former Green Bay Packers defensive end Datone Jones. With the departure of Lacy and James Starks being released following last season,...

Mar 14 2017

Six Nations: Victorious Eddie Jones fully aware of Ireland's threat

Jones acknowledged the opposition have made this year's tournament "immeasurably harder" than it was 12 months ago and rejected Sir Clive Woodward's view that the title a...

Mar 14 2017

No. 2 Midwest seed Louisville draws familiar foe in first round

Only Kansas, with 28 straight appearances, North Carolina (27) and Duke (22) have enjoyed longer strings of tournament bids, and only Kansas (28) and Duke (22) have...

Mar 14 2017

Durban loses 2022 Commonwealth Games

After concerns were raised by Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula a number of weeks ago, the reality finally dawned on the country's sports officials and government alike, tha...

Mar 13 2017

Brock Osweiler's Contract & Salary With Browns

If the Browns are unable to trade Osweiler, they could end up releasing him since they can afford to take the cap hit, unlike the Texans who couldn't afford to cut him si...